Fenney, Mortell Finish Runner-Up At Edgewood Triangular

Photo Credit: Pam Mortell
Photo Credit: Pam Mortell

MADISON, Wis. – The Wisconsin Lutheran College women's golf team finished second among three teams with a school-record 372 at the Edgewood Triangular at Yahara Hills Golf Course Thursday afternoon. Jordan Fenney (Erin, Wis./Hartford) and Ellyn Mortell (Eden Prairie, Minn./St. Croix Lutheran) led the Warriors with scores of 86 (+14), tying for second overall.

THE BASICS

  • Tournament: Edgewood Triangular
  • Location: Yahara Hills Golf Course, Madison, Wis.
  • Course Info: 5926 Yards, Par 72
  • WLC Team: 2nd of 3 (+84)
  • Top WLC Individual: Jordan Fenney, Ellyn Mortell (+14), T-2nd of 15

INSIDE THE SCORECARD

  • Mortell and Fenney each fired rounds of 86 for a second-place finish among 15 players, just four shots off the lead.
  • Ashley Miller (Cedarburg, Wis./Kettle Moraine Lutheran) and Rachael Wendt (Seymour, Wis./Seymour) finished ninth and 10th with scores of 99 (+27) and 101 (+29), respectively.
  • WLC finished 33 strokes ahead of host Edgewood.
  • Concordia Wisconsin won the three-team event with a 352 (+64). CUW's Nina Puch carded an 82 to earn medalist honors.

NOTABLES

  • Mortell has started the season with a pair of runner-up finishes.
  • The Warriors improved their team score by 16 shots from their season-opening triangular.

WLC RESULTS

  • T-2. Ellyn Mortell, 86 (+14)
  • T-2. Jordan Fenney, 86 (+14)
  • 9. Ashley Miller, 99 (+27)
  • 10. Rachel Wendt, 101 (+29)

UP NEXT

  • WLC will compete in the Viterbo Invitational at La Crosse Country Club in Onalaska on Saturday and Sunday. Opening tee times each day are scheduled for 11 a.m.